Monday, April 29, 2013

Polished and Professional: Makeup Tutorial for the Job Interview!

As promised, here is a tutorial devoted to applying makeup for the job interview.  As a communication professor, I coach my students and clients on how to make an effective first impression in this intense job market; after thoroughly preparing one's mind, embracing the right makeup for a polished and professional look is an important part of the equation as well!

Products mentioned in the tutorial are as follows:

1. Bobbi Brown Long Wear Even Finish Compact Foundation in Beige
2. Evian spray and Beauty Blender
3. Kat Von D Lock-It Tattoo Concealer in Medium 22
4. Laura Mercier Secret Camouflage in SC-3
5. Guerlain Four Seasons Terracotta Bronzer in Nude 00
6. By Terry Ombre Blackstar Melting Eyeshadow in Bronze Moon #4
7. Hourglass Arch Brow in Soft Brunette
8. Guerlain Le 2 Mascara
9. Rouge Bunny Rouge Fine Spun Light in Orionis
10. La Prairie Lip Enhancer
11. Giorgio Armani Flash Lacquer in #107 
12. Serge Lutens Teint Si Fin in O40
12. Men's button down dress shirt by John Varvatos ; )

I hope this is helpful...looking forward to your questions and comments!

What makeup do YOU embrace when going to a job interview?


--The Beauty Professor

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  1. Hi B.P, I really enjoyed your new way of posting on your iphone. I believe the clarity & light was sufficient. I would love to try the pricey serge lutens powder but only after I try the Lmdb peau vierge. Ocourse anything you review is on my wish list. Great job as always!

  2. Thanks for the feedback, Lynn! It is amazing what can technology can do these days ; ) I just swatched the Serge Lutens powders this weekend (they are so finely milled that it was difficult to get them to show up!) but agree that the Peau Vierge is a must try first! I'm on bottle #3 now...hope your week is off to a good start!


    --The Beauty Professor


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